Count up to 5 Objects - Lesson for Preschool, Chapter - 4 and 5

In the lesson "Count up to 5 Objects," preschool students embark on an engaging journey through Chapters 4 and 5 of the "Counting to 5" unit, where they will master the fundamental skill of counting objects from 1 to 5. Through a variety of activities, including counting from 1 to 5, completing the Counting Clothes Worksheet, working through the Counting Cupcakes Worksheet, and singing along to "Down by the Bay," students will develop their numerical literacy and understand the concept of quantities.

Learning to count up to 5 is not only a key milestone in early childhood education but also forms the foundation for more advanced mathematical concepts. By mastering this skill, students enhance their cognitive development, improve their problem-solving abilities, and build a solid groundwork for future academic success. Furthermore, the ability to count and recognize numbers is essential for daily life tasks, such as telling time, understanding money, and following instructions. Through this lesson, preschoolers will not only enjoy a fun and interactive learning experience but also gain a critical skill that is vital for their educational journey and everyday life.

Estimated classroom time: 14 min
Chapter: 4 and 5
Unit: Counting to 5
Click on any activity below to start learning.
1st
4:00 min
Counting from 1 to 5
video
2nd
3:00 min
Counting Clothes Worksheet
worksheet
3rd
3:00 min
Counting Cupcakes Worksheet
worksheet
4th
4:00 min
Down by the Bay | Song
video
Share your lesson with students by clicking:

• Activity 2 / Counting Clothes Worksheet

Help your kids learn to count better with fun exercises and relatable objects. If your kids are a little slow in learning how to count, or you want to help them deal better with school work, this worksheet will be perfect for you. With your help, your kids can become masters at counting small numbers. In the picture, there are 5 sets of clothing. Help your kids count each set of clothing, and then circle the sets that have 4.

• Activity 3 / Counting Cupcakes Worksheet

This worksheet for preschoolers uses yummy cupcakes to help a child learn to count groups of numbers. For this worksheet, the aim is to circle the groups of cupcakes that add up to the number 5. By using cupcakes, it gives children a fun item to count, and they are learning at the same time.